Distinguished Speaker Series

The EPSY Distinguished Speaker Series invites two scholars per year whose work has demonstrated national or international impact to conduct talks on their research.  Invited scholars present work that pertains to broad interests of the Department, College and possibly University.

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Upcoming Speakers for 2016 - 2017

Fall 2016 Distinguished Speaker

Antonis Katsiyannis, Ed.D.
Recent Trends in Litigation in Special Education
Date: October 4, 2016, 1:30 pm - 3:30pm
Location: Memorial Student Center room 1400
IDEA 2004 and Disciplining Students with Disabilities
Date: October 5, 2016 9:00am - 11:30am
Location: Memorial Student Center, Room 1400
*This event is exclusive to SPED faculty and students and those who have interests related to behavior and discipline in schools
Handouts for both presentations may be found here: https://u.tamu.edu/epsyspeaker201610
Printed copies will not be provided.
Antonis Katsiyannis, Ed.D., is a Distinguished Alumni Professor of Special Education at Clemson University, where he teaches courses in assessment, applied behavior analysis, and legal and policy issues. He has published numerous articles in the areas of legal and policy issues associated with special education, delinquency, and issues involving students with emotional or behavioral disorders. He serves on several editorial boards and as the co-editor of the Journal of Disability Policy Studies. He is also actively involved in the field of behavioral disorders by serving in national boards, including as the current president of the Council for Exceptional Children.

Spring 2017 Distinguished Speaker

To be Announced